About Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource Systems

Photo montage of agriculture-related activities

The Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource Systems career learning area relates to the environment, food and natural resources such as:

  • agriculture (including food systems)
  • earth sciences
  • environmental sciences
  • fisheries management
  • forestry
  • horticulture
  • water resources
  • wildlife management
  • urban environmental management

The objectives in this career learning area blend the long-term needs of people and environmental values so the land will support diverse, productive and sustainable processes and products.

--Oregon Department of Education